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Planning Board to hold public hearings regarding production of alcohol

September 6th, 2017

Westborough – The Westborough Planning Board will hold a public hearing during its Tuesday, Sept. 12, meeting on five articles that will go before the voters at Town Meeting (TM), Monday, Oct. 16.

Two articles call to amend zoning bylaws to add a new use under the category “Industrial Uses” pertaining to “Brewery, Distillery” and adding a new use in “Commercial Uses” for “Brew Pub, Microbrewery, and Nano – Brewery.”

Worcester man arrested for alleged double theft of same chainsaws

September 6th, 2017

Westborough – Police Chief Alan Gordon released this statement this afternoon: On August 17th, the Westborough Police Department started an investigation into three chain saws that had been stolen from Lowes on Rte.9. Surveillance cameras located a red Ford pickup truck that was involved in the thefts. A check with pawn shops in the area […]

Man arrested after alleged shoplifting and assault on Westborough Target employee

September 6th, 2017

Westborough – Police Chief Alan Gordon released this statement this morning: On July 31st, at approximately 6:18 PM, the Westborough Police responded to the Target store on Rte. 9 for a reported shoplifting and a subsequent slashing of the arm of a loss prevention employee. The investigation revealed that a male suspect was stealing baby […]

Marlborough hero leads 66th Labor Day Parade

September 5th, 2017

Marlborough – With this year’s mission to honor an unsung hero as grand marshal, the 66th annual Marlborough Labor Day Parade was led through the city’s downtown Sept. 4 by Marlborough resident and Sudbury firefighter-paramedic Mike Matros. Patriotically dressed in a suit emblazoned with stars and stripes, he rode the 1.7-mile parade route in a convertible with his wife Caitlin and their children Teaghan, 5, and Jake, 6.

Firearms safety course Sept. 27

September 5th, 2017

Southborough – A home firearms safety class will be held Wednesday, Sept. 27, at the Southborough Senior Center, 9 Cordaville Road, from 6 to 10 p.m. Pre-registration is required. The course is for Southborough residents over 18. Forms are available at the Southborough Police Department, on their website www.southboroughpd.com, and Facebook page. There is no […]

Marlborough residents react to Tsongas’ retirement, eye 2018 election

September 4th, 2017

Marlborough – Marlborough residents reacted with a mix of surprise, sadness, gratitude and excitement to the news that U.S. Representative Niki Tsongas (D-Lowell) will not run for reelection in 2018.

The Peterson School

September 4th, 2017

West Boylston – As anyone who has ever found themselves with a major home or business repair involving plumbing, heat or similar trades, hiring the services of a trained professional is critical. Since 1946, the Peterson School’s mission is to ensure that its students receive the very best theory and hands-on training in state-of-the-art laboratories in these important and often-complicated fields.

Thank you Sen. Moore

September 4th, 2017

Shrewsbury resident Ruth Cohen wrote this thank you to State. Sen. Michael Moore (D-Millbury) after he hosted an ice cream social at the Shrewsbury Senior Center Aug. 28.

State Sen. Eldridge cares more about the safety of illegal immigrants than Mass. citizens

September 4th, 2017

The Mass SJC, in one of its liberal modes, ruled last month to place the residents of this Commonwealth at risk by releasing illegal aliens subject to federal detainer requests. The SJC decided for the rest of us, that illegal immigrants charged or even convicted elsewhere of even the most serious or violent crimes could not be held by Massachusetts law enforcement one minute for ICE to act on the detainer.

President should not have pardoned Arpaio

September 4th, 2017

With so much tragedy and horror in the world that is out of our control, it is appalling to me that the president added to the pain and mistreatment suffered by the victims of former Sheriff Arpaio by pardoning him with the simple and erroneous statement that Arpaio was convicted for “doing his job.”

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